Breed standards

You can either download and print any individual breed standard, or the complete category/categories, as well as separate chapters from the General Part or the General Part as a whole.

You can also purchase the FIFe breed standards, as well as the General Part, including the standards of the preliminary recognised breeds, in printed form from the FIFe Shop.


Chapter
  Title
Recognised
Last revised
Breed group
General Part
 Basic principles & ideal characteristics
   
 Disqualifying and general faults in all breeds
2015  
 Colour varieties: solid
2012  
 Colour varieties: silver, golden, amber
2012  
 Colour varieties: tabby
2015  
 Colour varieties: with white
2011  
 Colour varieties: pointed
2013  
 Status of changes
2016  
 Glossary
   
Fully recognised breeds - category 1
 Exotic 1983   A
 Persian 1949   A
 Ragdoll 1991 2011 B
 Sacred Birman 1949 2017 B
 Turkish Van 1960 2012 B
Fully recognised breeds - category 2
 American Curl Longhair 2003 2012
 American Curl Shorthair 2003 2012
 LaPerm Longhair 2015 2017
 LaPerm Shorthair 2015 2017
 Maine Coon 1982 2012
 Neva Masquerade 2011 2014
 Norwegian Forest Cat 1977 2012
 Siberian 1997 2014
 Turkish Angora 1988 2012
Fully recognised breeds - category 3
 Bengal 1999 2016
 Burmilla
1995
2012
 British Shorthair
1960/1977/1981
2016
 Burmese 1960  
 Chartreux 1949/1977  
 Cymric
2006
2012
 European 1949/1981 2016
 Kurilean Bobtail Longhair
2004
2012
 Kurilean Bobtail Shorthair
2004
2012
 Korat 1980  
 Manx
1949
2012
 Egyptian Mau
1992
2014
 Ocicat 1992  
 Singapura
2014
10.2014
 Snowshoe 2004  
 Sokoke 1994  
Fully recognised breeds - category 4
 Abyssinian
1949
2016 C
 Balinese
1983
2016 D
 Cornish Rex
1968
2012 C
 Devon Rex
1968
2012 C
 Don Sphynx
2011
2012 C
 German Rex
1982
2012 C
 Japanese Bobtail
1989
2012 C
 Oriental Longhair
1985
2014 D
 Oriental Shorthair
1959
2014 D
 Peterbald
2012
2015 D
 Russian Blue 1949   C
 Siamese
1949
2016 D
 Somali
1981
2016 C
 Sphynx
2002
2012 C
Fully recognised breeds per 30.09.2017
 British Longhair (in category 3) 2017 09.2017
 Selkirk Rex Longhair (in category 3) 2017 09.2017
 Selkirk Rex Shorthair (in category 3) 2017 09.2017
 Thai (in category 4) 2017 09.2017 D
House cats
 House Cat Longhair
 House Cat Shorthair

Revised 30.09.2017

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